This is my entry in this week’s Friday Flash 55, hosted by G-Man. The idea is to write any story you like in 55 words (no more, no fewer) then tell G-Man by leaving a comment on his Flash 55 post. Go visit for some more great 55 entries.
That trollop! Mine by Olympian decree, and Aphrodite dares betray me with that bloodthirsty warmonger Ares? She knows not with whom she trifles. I will have my revenge!
Hence, Hephæstus set forth to forge a trap they wouldn’t escape. As his wrath grew, so did his fire, and all the land knew well his fury.
AP Photograph. Eyjafjallajokull Eruption, Iceland April 14, 2010